Luminesque Heels Course

Whether you are brand new to dance class, or an experienced professional, we have a course for you!

Course 2018-09-21T02:30:08+00:00

Get ready to Glow

Learn to be a strong, stable (and safe!) dancer in heels in our classic Luminesque Heels class. The Luminesque style is based in jazz technique and executed in high heels. Develop dance technique, learn proper body alignment and strengthen with our “Rise and Shine” conditioning – all in one collaborative, expressive class. Our Luminesque Heels drop ins feature a variety of teachers, so you can experience many different flavours of the Luminesque Heels style.

Fall 2018

Classes start on Sept 10-Dec 5. CANDYLAND shows are on Nov 29-Dec 1 (Cast A) + Dec 6-8 (Cast B).

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Sunday
Level 1 – Portia Favro
(7-9pm @ The Dance Centre)
Level 3 – Cass Podor
(6-8pm @ YogaButtons)
Level 3.5 – Cass Podor
(6-8pm @ Rhodes Wellness)
Level 1/2 – Chelsea Friedman
(7-9pm @ TPAC Squamish)
Level 1/2 – Sandra Kirk
(7-8pm @ K&S Port Coquitlam)
*Half Term, no performance
Level 5 – Rotating Teachers
(6-8pm @ 1401 West Broadway)
Level 3 – Bronwynn Joy
(7-9pm @ Lonsdale Quay)
Level 2 – Cass Podor
(8-10pm @ YogaButtons)
Level 2 – Bronwynn Joy
(8:15-10:15pm @ Rhodes Wellness)
Level 1 – Chelsea Hartwick
(8-10pm @ Lonsdale Quay)
Level 1 – Bronwynn Joy
(7-8pm @ Fusion Force Langley)
*Half Term, no performance
Level 3.5 – Kathryn Schellenberg
(7:30-9:30 @ YogaButtons)
Level 2.5 – Portia Favro
(7-9pm @ 1401 West Broadway)
Level 1/2 – Portia Favro
(7-9pm @ Dancin’ Stars Burnaby)
Level 3 – Portia Favro
(8-10pm @ The Dance Centre)
Level 2 – Bronwynn Joy
(8-9pm @ Fusion Force Langley)
*Half Term, no performance
Level 2 – Portia Favro
(8-10pm @ The Dance Centre)
Level 3 – Bronwynn Joy
(7-9pm @ Dancin’ Stars Burnaby)
Level 1/2 – Colleen Cassidy
(7:45-9:45pm @ Tri-City Dance Centre)
Level 4 (Explicit) – Bronwynn Joy
(8-10pm @ The Dance Centre)
Level 1 – Fiona Matthews
(7:30-9:30pm @ RainCity Dance)
Level 1/2 – Vanessa Young
(7-9pm @ Tri-City Dance Centre)
*Half Term
Level 3 – Chelsea Friedman
(7-9pm @ TPAC Squamish)
Level 2 – Chelsea Hartwick
(8-10pm @ Lonsdale Quay)

Level 1 – “The Total Beginner”

(1 term to 1 year)

Prerequisites

  • Willingness to try

  • Positive attitude

  • Facebook account and valid email address

What You’ll Achieve

  • Develop confidence and body awareness

  • Become familiar with dance movement

  • Be introduced to the Luminesque Heels repertoire

  • Learn injury prevention and safe technique training

  • Get fit while having fun with new friends

Level 2 – “Beginner”

(2 terms to 2 years)

Prerequisites

  • Positive attitude and open to feedback

  • Prepared for stage rehearsals/performances

  • Facebook account and valid email address

What You’ll Achieve

  • Further develop confidence and body awareness

  • Understand dance movement and terminology

  • Understand performance protocols

  • Practice injury prevention and proper technique

  • Develop meaningful relationships with your classmates

Level 3 – “Intermediate”

(3 terms to 3+ years)

Prerequisites

  • Confident attitude

  • Connects Luminesque Dance movements

  • Brings performance quality to class

  • Learns 1-2 minutes of choreography in 2-3 classes

  • Prepared for rehearsals and performances (full costume, makeup, on time, etc)

  • Provides support to other students in class and during shows

  • Happily receives and incorporates feedback by the following rehearsal

What You’ll Achieve

  • Excellent body awareness and confidence

  • Competent in Luminesque style and performance

  • Knowledgeable of dance terminology

  • Understand and practice injury prevention

  • Clean, consistent and committed by show day

Level 4 – “Advanced”

(4 terms to 4 years)

Prerequisites (term/teacher dependent)

  • Confident, kind and professional attitude

  • Performs Luminesque movements

  • Executes proper breathing and emotion

  • Learns 1-2 minutes of choreography in 1-2 classes

  • Willing to choreograph sections, if needed

  • Brings performance quality to classroom

  • Serves as a leader to other students at stage rehearsals and shows

  • Happily receives and applies feedback immediately

What You’ll Achieve

  • Master body awareness and confidence

  • Solid dance movement and terminology

  • Excellent performance protocols

  • Understands and can articulate injury prevention

  • Clean, consistent and committed by rehearsal day

  • Conducts oneself with performer professionalism in class, rehearsal and shows

Level 5 – “Professional”

Prerequisites (term/teacher dependent)

  • Confident and professional attitude

  • Mastery of all technique

  • Performs Luminesque movements with proper breath and emotion

  • Learns 1-2 minutes of choreography in one class

  • Comfortably choreographs routines if given the opportunity

  • Brings performance quality to class and performances

  • Serves as a leader to other students at rehearsals and shows

  • Happily receives and incorporates feedback immediately

What You’ll Achieve

  • Master body and mental confidence

  • Professional level dance movement

  • Moving and captivating performances

  • Can articulate dance terminology

  • Solid injury prevention and body awareness

  • Clean, consistent and committed in the classroom

  • Conducts oneself with Performer Professionalism at all times

Luminesque Company Class

Our professional performance group focused on collaboration, creativity and community.
Learn more

What You’ll Get

What your course fee includes:

  • Two hours of Luminesque heels dance class on one day per week
  • Professionally produced term performance with quality story, venue and costumes
  • Welcome gift with Luminesque merchandise and information
  • “L Key” to the city with discounts at local businesses in the Lower Mainland
  • Glow Girls day’s in, nights out and more social events on our community calendar
  • Member rate to our weekly drop in class schedule with jazz, barre-lesque, trap heels and more
  • Access to our intensive workshops that include additional pieces in the show
  • Access to a 100% Vancouver-based clothing line created by our co-founder Geneen

 

Course Rates

Early Bird

Save $50

Standard

Annual

Save $350+